SKU: 16424

Describes the stages of Bentham's thinking. Bentham [1748-1832] was a political radical and social reformer whose ideas are described as founding modern utilitariansim. Steintrager discusses his ideas on burden of proof, greatest happiness, prison reform, and much more. Whig philosophies no doubt, but ideas Austen would have known. Hb, Dj. Cornell University Press. 1977. USED. $6.00